Charlotte Hornets vs Oklahoma City Thunder 4/7/2021 NBA Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Charlotte Hornets vs Oklahoma City Thunder 4/7/2021 – The Charlotte Hornets are showing that they are not letting the season slip away from them despite the injuries. Their next opponents are the Oklahoma City Thunder and this game will be played on the road at the Chesapeake Energy Arena located in Oklahoma City this Wednesday, April 7. Bally Sports OK and Bally Sports SE-CHA will be putting the game live on television at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time. NBA League Pass subscribers can catch the game through an online live stream. The Charlotte Hornets are expected in NBA betting covers to win over the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Charlotte Hornets vs Oklahoma City Thunder 4/7/2021
Charlotte Hornets vs Oklahoma City Thunder 4/7/2021 Betting Odds
Charlotte Hornets Betting
The Charlotte Hornets now has a record of 25-24 and sits at the fifth-best record in NBA Eastern Conference. This team has been trying to stay afloat with the injury of Gordon Hayward and LaMelo Ball. They are now trailed by the Miami Heat and a loss here would risk their current playoff position. The Boston Celtics were their recent opponents and lost by a wide margin of 30 points, 86-116. Terry Rozier tried to lift his team doing 22 points, seven rebounds and four assists. Only two players reached double-digit scoring with Devonte Graham having 11 and Miles Bridges having 10.
Players to watch: T. Rozier SG 47 GP 47 GS 33.4 MIN 20.4 PTS 0.6 OR 3.6 DR 4.1 REB 3.4 AST 1.3 STL 0.4 BLK 1.9 TO 1.7 PF 1.8 AST/TO 20.27 PER
G. Hayward SF 44 GP 44 GS 34 MIN 19.6 PTS 0.8 OR 5 DR 5.9 REB 4.1 AST 1.2 STL 0.3 BLK 2.1 TO 1.7 PF 2 AST/TO 20.26 PER
L. Ball PG 41 GP 21 GS 28.6 MIN 15.9 PTS 1.3 OR 4.5 DR 5.9 REB 6.1 AST 1.6 STL 0.3 BLK 2.8 TO 2.8 PF 2.2 AST/TO 21.35 PER.
Oklahoma City Thunder Betting
The Oklahoma City Thunder have lost their last three games and dropped six of their last seven matches. Their record is now at 20-30 and they are probably looking forward to making a good position at the NBA lottery. The NBA Eastern Conference’s worst team Detroit Pistons were their most recent opponents and lost that match by 24 points. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander did not play while Al Horford is sitting out the rest of the season. Lou Dort and Darius Bazley are all nursing injuries as well. This team had production from unusual places like Aleksej Pokusevski doing 19 points.
Players to Watch: S. Gilgeous-Alexander SG 35 GP 35 GS 33.7 MIN 23.7 PTS 0.5 OR 4.2 DR 4.7 REB 5.9 AST 0.8 STL 0.7 BLK 3 TO 2 PF 2 AST/TO 25.13 PER
A. Horford C 28 GP 28 GS 27.9 MIN 14.2 PTS 1 OR 5.7 DR 6.7 REB 3.4 AST 0.9 STL 0.9 BLK 1 TO 1.7 PF 3.2 AST/TO 20.25 PER
L. Dort SF 41 GP 41 GS 29.3 MIN 12.6 PTS 0.7 OR 2.8 DR 3.4 REB 1.6 AST 0.9 STL 0.4 BLK 1.4 TO 2.4 PF 1.1 AST/TO 10.78 PER.
Charlotte Hornets vs Oklahoma City Thunder 4/7/2021 Betting Numbers
Charlotte are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games.
Oklahoma City Thunder
Oklahoma City are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games.
Gordon Hayward SF Foot is out indefinitely
Oklahoma City Thunder
Al Horford C None is out for season
Charlotte Hornets vs Oklahoma City Thunder Betting Picks
The Charlotte Hornets came too far to tank the season. Expect them to fight for this victory even without Gordon Hayward and they are picked by online sports betting to win over the Oklahoma City Thunder by a wide margin.
Moneyline: The ML handed down to the Hornets on this matchup is at -238 while the Thunder are +195 if they pull an upset.
ATS: A wide six points across the spread between both teams with the Hornets getting the -6 while the Thunder are on the other side with +6.
TOTALs: It is 214 points on the total for this game with the Thunder going under and the Hornets are over.
Score Prediction: 110 – 101, Hornets